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The black and white engraving depicts President Abraham Lincoln walking through a crowd with his son, Tad, in Richmond, Virginia. The crowd is made up of white and black spectators who cheer as the President walks through the street.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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9 X 11 3/8 inches
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Recto, at top right corner, handwritten in pencil: 25-recto, below image: Drawn by L. Hollis/Entered according to Act of Congress by B.B. Russell & Co. in the Clerks Office of the Dist. Of Mass. in the year 1865./ABRAHAM LINCOLN ENTERING RICHMOND, APRIL 3D. 1865/PUBLISHED BY B.B. RUSSELL & CO. BOSTON.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Richmond (Va.)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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